Retirement Income Specialists – A Rare Bird to be on the Lookout For!

Retirement Income Specialists are a very rare breed of financial planner. So rare, in fact, that to date, the vast majority of Canadians are unaware of their existence Read more

You Think That Was Hard? Try This!

How you deploy your accumulated assets to fund the second half of your life is much harder than how you built them up in your accumulation years. Read Read more

Winning and Losing the Tax Game

Many of my clients and friends still believe that there is inherent fairness in government programs. When I point out disparities in medical services, government contracts, municipal board Read more

Then You Did It. Now You Don’t.

Despite the fact the retiring boomers are a huge group with enormous clout and wealth, no one in the investment industry talks about the fact they are headed Read more

“Robo Advisers” – Rise of the machines

I know Isaac Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics, I read Arthur C. Clarke’s 2001: A Space Odyssey and I love the Terminator movies (I’ll be back!). From all Read more

Money Management For Your Drawdown Years

Despite the fact the retiring boomers are a huge group with enormous clout and wealth, no one in the investment industry talks Doug Dahmer Imageabout the fact they Read more

The Mathematics of Catastrophe

I was not the best math student in the world but I certainly enjoyed numbers. I especially liked prime numbers and their unique indivisibility. I still cannot figure Read more

Doctrine for Dollars

1. You need to plan for your retirement. No, really. You need to plan for your retirement. The baby boomers who succeed in their retirement years will be Read more

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